Story by cleveland.com
Lakewood firefighters create support program in response to first responder suicide rate increase Updated Aug 28, 2019;
Posted Aug 28, 2019 By John Benson, special to cleveland.com LAKEWOOD, Ohio --
New York City isn’t the only community dealing with an increase of first responder suicides. Nationally, suicides for both police officers and firefighters have surpassed line-of-duty deaths for the respective positions.